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  • Your Own Professional Web Page: 
    Members receive an onsite web page for more exposure and wider recognition.

  • Resources: 
    Access articles, videos, upcoming events, tips and advice from pros.

  • Networking:
    Join our exclusive group of authors, some of whom have been featured in PBS documentaries and on the New York Times Best Seller List. 

  • Contest:
    Members receive discounts when entering our Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest, one of the oldest and most respected literary contests in the United States. Have a book that languished in obscurity for years? Revive it by entering our Oldies but Goldies category! You may just relaunch it to a wider audience!

  • Newsletter:
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 Arizona Authors Association Mission Statement

Arizona Authors is an established nonprofit that:

1. Recognizes the power of literature to enrich the lives of individuals and communities.
2. Promotes our annual international literary contest featuring unpublished and published work.
3. Encourages the cultivation of literature within all age groups.

4. Conducts educational programs, workshops, conferences, reading series, critique groups and more.
5. Publishes our annual literary magazine celebrating writing excellence across the nation, as well as a bi-monthly newsletter.

Arizona Authors Association's primary goal is to support and assist the literary community in creating and publishing its best body of work to reach the widest possible audience.